Delhi belly

noun
Del·​hi belly | \ ˈde-lē- How to pronounce Delhi belly (audio) \

Definition of Delhi belly

: diarrhea contracted in India especially by tourists broadly : traveler's diarrhea

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Examples of Delhi belly in a Sentence

her long-planned vacation was spoiled by a bad case of Delhi belly

First Known Use of Delhi belly

1942, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Delhi belly

Delhi, India

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The first known use of Delhi belly was in 1942

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“Delhi belly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Delhi%20belly. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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